Santiria megaphylla Kalkman, Blumea 7 (1954)

Latin for 'large leaves'.

Mid-canopy tree up to 34 m tall and 65 cm dbh. Leaves alternate, compound, penni-veined, leaflets very large, up to 40 cm long. Flowers ca. 3.5 mm in diameter, yellowish-red, placed in panicles. Fruits ca. 16 mm long, pink, fleshy drupes with oblique base.

In undisturbed forests up to 300 m altitude. Often on periodically inundated, swampy sites and along rivers, but also found on hillsides and ridges. In secondary forests usually present as a pre-disturbance remnant tree.

Borneo (Sarawak, Brunei, Sabah, West- and East-Kalimantan).

Local names
Borneo: Kedongdong, Seladah batu.